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Thomas Modly: Navy Secretary resigns after calling fired captain behind coronavirus letter 'stupid' and 'naive'

7/04/2020 • 19:19 World The Independent  

Donald Trump had come to ousted commander's defence less than 24 hours before secretary stepped …

'Liberation' as Wuhan's coronavirus lockdown ends after 76 days

7/04/2020 • 19:01 World The Guardian  

Flights resume, families reunite, and traffic jams return to the streets where 11m people had been shut in Coronavirus – latest updates See all our …

The Krays named their boa constrictor Read – after the man who would nail them

7/04/2020 • 18:47 World The Guardian  

Sunny and modest, detective Leonard ‘Nipper’ Read was admired by criminals and colleagues alike Leonard Read obituary Most people would be hard …

Coronavirus: Critics mock Trump's new press secretary for previously saying the president would stop Covid-19 infecting the US

7/04/2020 • 18:33 World The Independent  

"We will not see diseases like the coronavirus come here," Kayleigh McEnany said in …

Johnson siblings' bond strong as ever as family faces toughest test

7/04/2020 • 18:28 World The Guardian  

Boris, Rachel, Jo and Leo remain firm friends after Brexit wobbles as PM remains in intensive care with coronavirus Coronavirus – latest updates See …

Donald Trump 'lost $1bn in a month' from coronavirus lockdown

7/04/2020 • 18:10 World The Guardian  

Stock market crash saw 267 of world’s richest people lose billionaire status in annual list Donald Trump lost an estimated $1bn of his paper fortune …

Coronavirus: Washington hospitals 'dangerously low' on protective equipment as they enter crucial two weeks

7/04/2020 • 17:50 World The Independent  

Q&A: US's original Covid-19 epicentre remains on 'shelter at home' …

Coronavirus: Chris Cuomo shares X-ray of lungs live on air as virus progresses

7/04/2020 • 17:46 World The Independent  

'It's in there. It's in you, you have to fight to keep it …

Give foreign nationals in NHS indefinite leave to remain, say MPs

7/04/2020 • 17:40 World The Guardian  

Priti Patel urged to allow workers and their families right to stay in UK in honour of role in coronavirus fight Coronavirus – latest updates See all …

Qantas staff 'incredibly fearful' about flights to rescue Australians trapped overseas

7/04/2020 • 17:30 World The Guardian  

Airline turns to New Zealand after failing to get sufficient volunteers from Australia amid coronavirus fears Sign up for Guardian Australia’s daily …

ABC backs its reporting on George Pell after Andrew Bolt accuses it of a witch-hunt

7/04/2020 • 17:30 World The Guardian  

News Corp columnists and other Pell supporters say the national broadcaster conducted a ‘crusade’ against the cardinal The ABC has backed its …

'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli asks for prison release to develop coronavirus drugs

7/04/2020 • 17:18 World The Independent  

The "Pharma Bro" is hoping for a three-month furlough from …

Coronavirus: Pastor who criticised Covid-19 'mass hysteria' dies from illness

7/04/2020 • 17:17 World The Independent  

He 'didn't think it was a hoax, he knew it was a real virus', son …

It's difficult for a Dalek in Robin Hood’s Bay | Brief letters

7/04/2020 • 17:09 World The Guardian  

Robin Hood’s Bay | PPE and the RAF | Banks only interested in own profits | The job of scientists Coronavirus – latest updates See all our …

Coronavirus: Teenager who allegedly bragged about spreading virus in Snapchat video wanted by police

7/04/2020 • 17:09 World The Independent  

Police say they will be charging the 18-year-old with making a terroristic …

Doctor placed on leave after being caught on camera choking a woman for not social distancing

7/04/2020 • 17:07 World The Independent  

'We do not advise individuals concerned about social distancing to take matters into their own hands and confront people about it, especially in any …

Hydroxycholoquine: Is Trump's controversial drug really a game-changer in fight against coronavirus?

7/04/2020 • 16:45 World The Independent  

Studies have not concluded the anti-malarial drug can beat coronavirus, but Donald Trump continues to promote …

Dominic Raab calls Boris Johnson 'a fighter' in Covid-19 battle – video

7/04/2020 • 16:43 World The Guardian  

The UK's foreign secretary says he is 'confident' the prime minister will recover after he was moved into intensive care with Covid-19 on Monday …

Trump removes independent Pentagon watchdog overseeing coronavirus funds

7/04/2020 • 16:36 World The Independent  

Donald Trump has removed the head of a government oversight panel overseeing his administration's implementation of a $2.2trn coronavirus emergency …

Italy sees smallest increase in coronavirus infections for almost four weeks with 3,039 new cases

7/04/2020 • 16:18 World Daily Mail  

The total of confirmed cases increased by 3,039 on Tuesday to 135,586, the second successive daily decline, underscoring growing confidence that the …